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Rajnath Singh: Indian politician
Rajnath Singh is an Indian politician serving as the Defence Minister of India. He is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party He has previously served as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and as a Cabinet Minister in the Vajpayee Government. He was previously also the Home Minister in the First Modi Ministry. He has also served as the President of the BJP twice, 2005 to 2009 and 2013 to 2014. He began his career as a physics lecturer and used his long-term association with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) to become involved with the Janata Party.

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IAF to get first Rafale fighter jet next month

Defence minister Rajnath Singh and Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa are set to travel to Paris next month to receive the first of 36 Rafale fighter jets for the Indian Air Force, government sources said on..
IndiaTimes - Published

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh approves reform of Army HQ

Proposal of reorganisation measures came with the twin purpose of improving the teeth-to-tail ratio and reducing salary bills in force
DNA - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes

Army to set up Human Rights section headed by Major General rank officer

This was approved by Defence Minster Rajnath Singh as part of a number of decisions taken regarding reorganisation of Army Headquarters.
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Army to set up Human Rights section

This was approved by Defence Minster Rajnath Singh as part of a number of decisions taken regarding reorganisation of Army Headquarters.
DNA - Published

Rajnath Singh & US Defence Secretary Mark Esper talk terrorism

The focus of the talks were India US defence partnership, cross-border terrorism emanating from Pakistan and abrogation of special status for Jammu and Kashmir
DNA - Published

After Modi-Trump call, Rajnath Singh speaks to US Defence Secretary

According to sources, Rajnath Singh told the US Defence Secretary that the Kashmir issue is an ' internal matter' and a ' sovereign issue.'
DNA - Published

Rajnath Singh holds telephonic conversation with US defence secretary

Defence minister Rajnath Singh held a telephonic conversation with his US counterpart Mark T Esper on Tuesday during which he raised the issue of cross-border terrorism directed against India. Singh..
IndiaTimes - Published

Reduce dependence on foreign manufacturers: Rajnath Singh tells IAF

While speaking at the seminar on 'Modernization and Indigenization Plans of Indian Air Force' in New Delhi, the Union Minister said, "There is a sizeable dependency on foreign equipment manufacturers..
DNA - Published

'Let us free PoK and merge it with India': Union Minister Jitendra Singh

This comes after Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said that PoK will be on top of the agenda if talks are held with Pakistan in future.
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Dialogue with Pakistan on PoK only: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

Defence Minister lays down India's hardline card
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Pak cries foul after Rajnath's remarks on PoK

Pakistan on Sunday said the remarks made by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's on PoK talks are "reflective of the predicament" that India finds itself in following its move to abrogate Article 370.
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'Imran Khan acknowledges what India did in Balakot': Rajnath nails Pak PM over his candid admission

"Few days ago, prime minister of Pakistan said that India is planning to take an action bigger than Balakot. It means that Pakistan PM acknowledges what India did in Balakot," said Rajnath Singh in..
DNA - Published

BJP will win 75-plus seats in Haryana: Rajnath Singh to Zee News, praises Manohar Lal Khattar-led govt

The 'Jan Ashirwad Yatra' will pass through all the 90 Assembly segments in the state in 22 days, drumming up support for the BJP.
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If talks are held with Pak it will now be on PoK, says Rajnath Singh

"Talks with Pakistan will be held only if it stops supporting terror. If talks are held with Pak it will now be on PoK," says Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.
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Rajnath Singh clears panel to review defence buys

The committee will revise and align the procedures with the aim of ensuring a seamless flow from asset acquisition to life cycle support, a Defence Ministry release said.
DNA - Published

Group of Ministers meeting at Rajnath Singh's residence today

Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar are expected to attend the meeting.
DNA - Published

Future will guide India's nuclear policy: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

Since 1998 tests, India has stuck to the 'No First Use' doctrine
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Pakistan is keeping a sinister eye on J-K: Rajnath Singh to Armed Forces

Addressing armed forces personnel on the eve of 73rd Independence Day, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said Pakistan is keeping a sinister eye on Jammu and Kashmir and sends terrorists into..
DNA - Published

Rajnath approves extension of benefits of Child Care Leave to single male service personnel

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday approved an extension of benefits of Child Care Leave (CCL) to single male service personnel, in line with a recent order of Department of Personnel and..
IndiaTimes - Published

India's defence industry production was worth Rs 80,000 cr last year: Rajnath Singh

Singh says defence companies have huge opportunities in contributing to the domestic market
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Rajnath Singh urges private players to work towards ramping up defence exports

Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Friday urged defence players from the private sector to work towards boosting exports to friendly countries, saying the procedure to do so has been simplified...
IndiaTimes - Published

Defence ministry to decide on buying two BrahMos missile coastal batteries to tackle enemy warships

In his first Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) meeting, defence minister Rajnath Singh will decide on acquisition of weapon systems worth around Rs 12,000 crore including the procurement of two Brahmos..
IndiaTimes - Published

Resolution to revoke Article 370 to be discussed in Lok Sabha tomorrow: Rajnath Singh

Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Monday urged the members of the Lok Sabha not to walk out of of the house and said that the resolution to revoke Article 370 will be discussed tomorrow. "The home..
IndiaTimes - Published

Pak aggression reflects in names of its missiles: Rajnath Singh

India's defence architecture, founded on balance and patience, is reflected in the way it names its missiles and Pakistan's unwarranted aggression comes through in the way it names its missiles.
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Govt priority is to modernise armed forces, says Rajnath Singh


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Two-day training programme for BJP MPs begins

A two-day training programme for all BJP MPs began today during which ruling party lawmakers will be addressed by PM Modi, Union ministers Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh, and party working president JP..
IndiaTimes - Published

Shah, Irani, Sonia Gandhi get front row in LS; Rahul keeps his old one in second

PM Modi, his ministers and first time Lok Sabha members -- Amit Shah, Ravi Shankar Prasad and Smriti Irani-- have been given front row seats along with Sonia Gandhi in the lower house, while Rahul..
IndiaTimes - Published

Rajnath arrives in Mozambique in 1st overseas trip as defence minister

In his first overseas trip as defence minister, Rajnath Singh on Sunday arrived here in Mozambique on a three-day visit during which three bilateral agreements will be signed to boost military..
IndiaTimes - Published

To boost defence ties, Rajnath Singh to visit Africa


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Pakistan can't fight full-fledged war with India, says Rajnath Singh


IndiaTimes - Published Also reported by •DNA

Rajnath Singh to embark on 3-day visit to Mozambique on July 28


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PM Modi participates in tree plantation drive

Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, defence minister Rajnath Singh and home minister Amit Shah participated in a tree plantation drive organised by the Lok Sabha..
IndiaTimes - Published

Kargil Vijay Diwas: Rajnath pays tribute at National War Memorial


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Kargil Vijay Divas: PM, President pay tribute to braves

On Friday, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh paid tribute to the brave heroes of Kargil at the National War Memorial.
DNA - Published

No question of mediation on J&K issue: Rajnath


IndiaTimes - Published Also reported by •DNA

Opposition rejects Rajnath Singh's clarification on US President Donald Trump

For a second day, stages walkout over 'PM must clarify' demand
DNA - Published

Kargil visit induced in me new-found respect for Indian Army: Rajnath Singh

Speaking at a function organised by Veterans India here, Singh said, "During my visit to Kargil, I saw the tall peaks which our brave soldiers managed to win back after defeating Pakistani soldiers..
DNA - Published

Will do best to ensure no harm comes to pride and honour of our jawans: Rajnath Singh

Addressing a gathering of war veterans, Kargil war widows and others at an event held in New Delhi to commemorate 20 years of Operation Vijay, Rajnath Singh said, "Whatever we can do to honour our..
IndiaTimes - Published

Kashmir issue will be resolved soon: Rajnath


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Two strategically important bridges near IB inaugurated

Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday inaugurated two strategically important bridges in Kathua and Samba districts of Jammu and Kashmir that will help in smooth mobility of security forces in the..
IndiaTimes - Published

Rajnath Singh pays tribute to soldiers killed in Kargil war, will inaugurate two bridges


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Rajnath Singh to visit Jammu & Kashmir to lay wreath at Kargil War Memorial


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20th anniv: Rajnath to pay tribute to Kargil heroes at war memorial in Dras

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will lay a wreath at the Kargil War Memorial in Dras on Saturday to commemorate 20 years of the Indian Army's Operation Vijay, officials said.
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Rajnath Singh to visit Kargil on July 20

Defence minister Rajnath Singh will visit Kargil on July 20 to pay tributes to soldiers who laid down their lives in the Kargil War. This year is the 20th anniversary of the Kargil War and the..
IndiaTimes - Published

India, China respect pacts for border peace, says Rajnath


IndiaTimes - Published

India, China respecting bilateral pacts for peace at border: Rajnath Singh

Making a statement on the prevailing situation along the Sino-Indian border in Lok Sabha on Wednesday, defence minister Rajnath Singh said there is complete restraint by the armed forces of India and..
IndiaTimes - Published

IAF man donates over Rs 1 crore to defence forces 40 years after retirement

74-year-old CBR Prasad met Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday and handed over the cheque to him.
DNA - Published

Rajnath Singh lights 'Victory Flame' from National War Memorial

The 'Kargil Vijay Diwas' celebrations will be celebrated from July 25-27 and will be organized at Drass and New Delhi
DNA - Published

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